Technically called Garcinia gummi-gutta, garcinia cambogia is a tropical fruit that is native to Indonesia and looks like a small pumpkin that is green to pale yellow in colour. Hydroxycitric acid (HCA) is a derivative of citric acid that is found in garcinia cambogia.
A trace mineral, chromium contributes to normal macronutrient metabolism and to the maintenance of normal blood glucose levels. Click here, here and here for EFSA scientific opinions. Chromium contributes to the maintenance of normal blood glucose levels and to normal macronutrient metabolism.
Glucomannan is a form of soluble dietary fibre extracted from the root of the konjac plant (Amorphophallus konjac).
Green coffee extract
Green coffee beans are beans that are “raw” and have not been roasted. Coffee beans are naturally green, but they are usually roasted before being sold to the consumer. This is the process that turns them brown. Coffee beans contain a plant compound called chlorogenic acid. Levels of this acid diminish if the beans are roasted.
Kidney bean extract
The white kidney bean plant (Phaseolus vulgaris) is native to Peru, Europe and the Indies.
Congugated Linoleic Acid (CLA)
Conjugated Linoleic Acid is a slightly altered form of Linoleic Acid (LA), an omega-6 fatty acid. Omega-6 fatty acids are derived from the foods we eat, primarily from meat and dairy products. It cannot be manufactured by the body.
The cinnamon plant is a small, evergreen tree belonging to the family of Lauraceae within the genus, Cinnamomum. This spice is native to Sri Lanka, but is also now grown in many other countries such as Indonesia, Myanmar, Bangladesh, India and China. It contains flavonoids (such as carotenes, zea-xanthin, lutein and cryptoxanthin) and essential oils such as eugenol (a phenylpropanoids class of chemical compound that is responsible for its pleasant, sweet aromatic fragrance), ethyl cinnamate, linalool, cinnamaldehyde, beta-caryophyllene and methyl chavicol. It also contains vitamins and minerals like potassium, calcium, manganese, iron, zinc, magnesium. vitamin A, niacin, pantothenic acid and pyridoxine.
90 capsules per pot
Per capsule: %NRV*
Chromium picolinate – 100mcg 250%
*NRV = Nutrient Reference Value
Garcinia cambogia powder – 260mg
Glucomannan powder – 100mg
Green coffee extract 20:1 (equivalent to 1500mg green coffee powder) – 75mg
Kidney bean extract 4:1 (equivalent to 200mg kidney bean powder) – 50mg
Conjugated linoleic acid powder (CLA) – 12mg
Cinnamon extract 30:1 (equivalent to 400mg cinnamon powder) – 13.3mg
Garcinia Cambogia Whole Fruit Powder, Capsule: Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) (Vegetarian), Glucomannan Powder, Green Coffee Extract 20:1, Bulking Agent: Microcrystalline Cellulose, Kidney Bean Extract 4:1, Conjugated Linoleic Acid (CLA), Anti-caking Agent: Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source), Cinnamon Extract 30:1, Chromium Picolinate Powder
Contains no added:
Artificial colours, flavourings, preservatives, dairy products, gluten, lactose, soya, sugar, wheat or yeast.
Suitable for vegetarians
Directions of use:
1 capsule to be taken 2 to 4 times per day or as advised. To be taken 30 minutes before meals.
These capsules should be taken as part of a calorie-controlled diet designed to help reduce weight healthily.
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